It’s not a new challenge, but the solution is. In this series, we will meet with educators to discuss how they have implemented Tallo in the classroom and through student organizations to help students develop their career pathways, create dynamic portfolios and connect with opportunities directly related to their career pathways.
In this session, hear from Eileen at South Carolina Department of Commerce on how Tallo has helped achieve goals for the SCDC’s Regional Workforce Advisors.
About the Speaker:
Eileen Patonay is the Regional Workforce Advisor for the South Carolina Department of Commerce serving Waccamaw Region-Georgetown, Horry and Williamsburg counties. She is a member of the National Career Development Association and has been named Global Career Development Facilitator of the Year and South Carolina Office of Career and Technical Education Career Specialist of the Year. She also successfully completed the South Carolina Economic Development Institute.
Eileen has over 20 years of experience in Education, focusing on Career Development and Education, from Kindergarten to Adult Education. Her passion is creating an educated pipeline of employees and future employees by growing our economy and strengthening schools in the state of South Carolina. Eileen has a rich background in Career Program Management and developing Education and Business Partnerships to build bridges that enhance education and boost economic development. In addition, Eileen has expertise in Articulating Career Pathways and conducting Job Readiness Workshops that focus on soft skills training.